Can aggrenox be crushed?
Likewise, people ask, can aggrenox be opened?
You may open the capsule and sprinkle the contents – a small tablet plus some beads – onto food such as applesauce. Do not crush or chew the capsule or the contents of the capsule.
Beside above, is aggrenox the same as aspirin? AGGRENOX is indicated to reduce the risk of stroke in patients who have had transient ischemia of the brain or completed ischemic stroke due to thrombosis. AGGRENOX is not interchangeable with the individual components of aspirin and dipyridamole tablets. AGGRENOX can be administered with or without food.
Also, is aggrenox considered a blood thinner?
The combination capsule Aggrenox® (aspirin and dipyridamole) cannot be substituted by taking each drug separately. Taking the two separately does not have the desired effect as the combination capsule does. The combination of aspirin and dipyridamole is a stronger blood thinner than either drug alone.
What are the side effects of Aggrenox?
Common side effects of Aggrenox include:
- upset stomach,
- joint pain, or.